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ERIC Number: EJ912004
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2010
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 38
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0010-0889
The Helicopter Parent (Part 2): International Arrivals and Departures
Somers, Patricia; Settle, Jim
College and University, v86 n2 p2-9 Fall 2010
The phenomenon of helicopter parenting has been widely reported, yet the research literature is anemic on the topic. Based on interviews and focus groups involving 190 academic and student services professionals, this article continues by discussing the social, psychological, economic, and cultural factors that influence helicoptering; exploring theoretical views of parenting; and providing advice for college and university faculty, professionals, and administrators. (Contains 1 table.) [For Part I, see EJ899286.]
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: Higher Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A